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My brother, age 54, had the whipple surgery for pancreatic
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My brother had the whipple surgery with part of his liver
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If I know I have CLL and CT shows lesions in the spleen what
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My brother was badly jaundiced, which led to a series of
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I am asking about any suggestions or help in therapy for my
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My brother had non-hodgkins lymphoma over a year ago. He
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My brother had non-hodgkins lymphoma last year. He found a
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My son of 32year was diagnosed in May 2011 with Stage 2
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My father was diagnosed with stage 3 Non-Hodgkins lymphoma
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Dear Dr, My brother who is 40yrs old, who is in good health,
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My husband had stage IV Large Cell diffuse non-hodgkins
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My brother has been diagnosed w/ stage 4 Hodgekins Lymphoma
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